Lagos High Court Sentences ex Governor Orji Uzor Kalu To 12 Years In Jail For N7.65bn Fraud

The Federal High Court in Lagos, Nigeria has sentenced a former Abia State Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu, to a maximum of 12 years imprisonment for N7.65bn fraud, among other multiple sentences ranging from 3 years to 5 years on 27 counts.

Orji Uzor Kalu was charged alongside the state Commissioner for Finance, Jones Udeogo an accountant during his tenure as the governor.

Accounding to the Soruce, The judge also ordered that Kalu’s company, Slok be wound up and its assets forfeited to the Federal Government.

Lagos High Court Sentences ex Governor Orji Uzor Kalu To 12 Years In Jail For N7.65bn Fraud

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